President Obama Outlines Goal to Improve College Graduation Rate in U.S.

Speaking at the University of Texas today, President Obama told an audience of 3,500 college students that America has failed them. The president visited the Austin, Texas, campus to outline his goal to raise the nation's college graduation rate to 60 percent in just 10 years, adding at least 8 million graduates. "In a single generation, we've fallen from first place to 12th place in college graduation rates for young adults," Obama said, citing recent statistics showing the United States...Full Story
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